Community Funeral Director Jobs
Community Funeral Director
Job Description: The Midcounties Co-operative is the largest independent co-operative in the UK and is an innovative co-operative business owned by our members.
We are seeking a Community Funeral Director to join our Co-operative Funeralcare team in the Oxford Area. The role requires provision of unrivalled client care while undertaking all activities involved in the delivery of our business objectives. As a Community Funeral Director you will actively champion the delivery of outstanding customer service within the area, establishing and maintaining relations with clients and professionals within the community we serve. You will be responsible for supporting the local community through volunteering or charity events whilst promoting our Co-operative values. You will conduct funerals and funeral related services, being our clients’ point of contact and managing other members of the team in order to give the best service possible. You will also arrange and advise on funeral services, pre-paid plans, memorial masonry and any other funeral related services.
Candidate Requirements: • A high degree of community interest and a drive to support local events and charities • A proven track record of customer driven service • The capacity to develop team members and promote a culture of excellence • Competency in administration and high levels of attention to detail • Confidence to handle difficult situations with a sensitive and professional manner • Excellent communication skills • Good levels of literacy, numeracy and IT skills • A flexible approach to working hours and a willingness to participate in the on-call rota • A Full UK Driving Licence is essential • Diploma in Funeral Directing (Dip.F.D) holder or prepared to achieve
Closing date: 26th April 2019
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